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Symbols of New York State Scavenger Hunt

Ah, Labor Day Weekend, a perfect weekend to take a hike through your favorite state park.  If you do take a hike, try the Symbols of New York State Scavenger Hunt… 920 more words

Fun & Games

Who Would Have Guessed

My new Fujifilm X-T1 camera arrived and after waiting for the battery to charge, I walked across the road and photographed this snapping turtle.  I used my 27 mm prime lens which isn’t exactly a wildlife lens, but it is the only lens I have for this camera.  25 more words


Oh, Snap!


I’m taking things a little slow this week, fighting a cold. I’ve posted about this turtle before, but I’ve been tweaking her a little, putting more energy into the grass she is moving through. 9 more words

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Monday's Fish Tally

We went fishing yesterday. We decided to try some late afternoon/night fishing.

We arrived at the ponds at about 3:30 pm.

We set about trying to catch small bluegills to be used as bait fish. 485 more words


Some Knitting, Wrong Yarn and Meet My Two New Best Friends

The blanket I’m knitting for dad was sailing along nicely until yesterday when I realized I ordered the wrong color of extra yarn. Things came to a screeching halt and I do mean screeching. 813 more words